Tagged Liz Cheney

Liz Cheney on ABC's This Week

Liz Cheney to Serve as Vice Chair on House Select Committee Investigating Capitol Riot

Representative Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) has been named the vice chair of the House Select Committee investigating the Capitol riot of January 6. Cheney’s appointment was announced by Bennie Thompson (D-Miss.), the committee’s chairman. “Her leadership and insights have shaped the early work of the Select Committee and this appointment underscores the bipartisan nature of this…

Liz Cheney Fox News Sunday

Pelosi Announces Liz Cheney Will Serve on 1/6 Committee

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) has announced that Representative Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.), one of only two Republicans to vote for the formation of a committee to investigate the insurrection of January 6, has been appointed to the committee. Cheney soon after released a statement thanking Pelosi for the opportunity. “I’m honored to have been named…


Mitch McConnell: I’m a Great Admirer or Liz Cheney

This weeks drama in the House of Representatives showed the differences in leadership style between Kevin McCarthy and Mitch McConnell. McCarthy has been completely compromised by Donald Trump. When the former president first incited the January 6th insurrection, McCarthy called him out. But after the House Minority Leader was called down to Mar-a-Lago, he came…


Cheney Vows to Keep Trump Out of Oval Office After GOP Removes Her from House Leadership

After House Republicans voted to oust Representative Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) from her conference chair position––which effectively made her the third most powerful Republican in the chamber––Cheney vowed to do “everything I can” to keep former President Donald Trump from taking office again. Cheney was removed for not backing the former president’s falsehoods about the 2020…


McConnell Indicates He Has No Intention of Protecting Liz Cheney as the GOP Eat Their Own

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) appeared to try and distance himself from the controversy surrounding efforts by Republicans to oust Representative Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) because she has refused to back former President Donald Trump’s falsehoods about the 2020 general election. McConnell, when asked if he would help Cheney keep her position as conference chair, said that…


Biden on Republican Efforts to Oust Liz Cheney: “I Don’t Understand the Republicans”

President Joe Biden had a very simple response when asked about efforts by House Republicans to oust Representative Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) because she has refused to back former President Donald Trump’s falsehoods about the 2020 general election. “I don’t understand the Republicans,” Biden told reporters as he exited Taqueria Las Gemelas, a restaurant located in…


House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer: Liz Cheney’s Crime is “She Believes in the Truth”

Speaking to reporters, House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (D-Md.) threw his support behind Representative Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.), whose Republican colleagues are trying to oust her from her conference chair position because she has refused to back former President Donald Trump’s falsehoods about the 2020 general election. “I think Liz Cheney’s greatest offense apparently is she…


Former GOP Representative Barbara Comstock Urges Female Republicans Not to Become “Handmaidens” for the Party

Former Republican representative Barbara Comstock, who once represented the state of Virginia, defended Representative Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) amid a push within the party to oust her from her position as conference chair because she called out former President Donald Trump for his baseless falsehoods about the 2020 general election. Comstock urged female Republicans not to…


Liz Cheney Continues Her Break with GOP and Pushes Back Against Trump’s Bogus Election Fraud Claims

Representative Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) pushed back against former President Donald Trump’s falsehoods about the 2020 general election after Trump issued a statement this morning, more than three months after President Joe Biden took office, calling Biden’s victory “the big lie.” “The Fraudulent Presidential Election of 2020 will be, from this day forth, known as THE…


The Wyoming Republican Party Has Voted to Censure Liz Cheney Over Her Impeachment Vote

The Wyoming Republican Party has voted to censure Representative Liz Cheney over her vote to impeach President Donald Trump for inciting the Capitol insurrection. The censure resolution has been submitted to the Wyoming Republican Party’s State Central Committee for consideration. “Representative Cheney has violated the trust of her voters, failed to faithfully represent a very…

Copyright PoliticusUSA LLC 2008-2023